Our Team

Denise Brown is the President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of FAME Corporations. Through the leadership of Ms. Brown and its various programs and partnerships, FAME is able to provide services to more than one million residents annually. From transportation programs, health and nutrition services, environmental affairs, and housing developments, FAME is meeting the needs of the residents of California. A former Chief Operating Officer for the Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle, and Commissioner of Purchasing for Kansas City, Missouri, Ms. Brown is a dynamic leader and relentless advocate for communities in need. In November 2010, Ms. Brown was invited to the White House by First Lady Michelle Obama to participate in the national launch of Let’s Move: Faith and Communities. Ms. Brown is currently working with more than 200 churches to promote health and fitness in the faith community.

Ms. Brown has received honors and commendations from Senator Diane Feinstein, Congresswomen Karen Bass, Maxine Waters and Diane Watson. She has also received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the National Coalition of 100 Black Women, the Woman of Distinction Award from the Special Needs Network and the Woman Making History Award from Senator Barbara Boxer. In 2012, Ms. Brown was honored as Woman of the Year by the California Legislature and one of “The 10 Fascinating People” by the Los Angeles Weekly issue.

Executive Staff

Dean Brown

EVP of ADOP & Human Resources Director
FAME Corporations

Solon Escobar

CFO
FAME Corporations

Anteneh Gossa

EVP
FAME Housing Corporation

Heather Hays

Director of Health Services
FAME Corporations

Ronni Jackson

Director of Transportation
RRTP/INTP/JARC

Sandra Deloza

Executive Assistant
FAME Corporations

Business Development & Communications

Enrique Leon

Manager of Media & Technologies
FAME Corporations

Health Services

Jazmine Guillen

Program Manager
Tobacco Control

Joshua Brindle

Program Manager
Tobacco Control

Lidia Estrada

Project & Office Manager
FAME Corporations

Tiffany Huey

Project and Social Media Coordinator
Body & Soul / Faith-Based Health

B. Symone Leak

Program Coordinator
Faith-Based Health

Said Gonzalez

Project Coordinator
Faith-based Health

Transportation Services

Maria Gonzalez

Program Manager
INTP

Lauren Skinner

Program Manager
RRTP

Accounting & Human Resources

Brenda Pineda

Senior Accountant
FAME Corporations

Mohamed Abdusamed

Staff Accountant
FAME Corporations

Azim Popatia

Staff Accountant
FAME Corporations

Parisha Ewings-Johnson

HR Generalist Trainee
FAME Corporations

FAME Housing Corporation

Lishanna Garrett

Director of Housing Operations
FAME Housing Corporation

Kevin Brown

Property Portfolio Manager
FAME Housing Corporation

Carmen Buenrostro

Property Portfolio Manager
FAME Housing Corporation

Sandra Allen

Property Compliance
FAME Housing Corporation

Support Services

David Heredia

Support Services Supervisor &
Facility Coordinator
FAME Corporations

Glenn Yost

Security/Receptionist
FAME Corporations

Kenneth Monroy

Security/Receptionist
FAME Corporations

Fredrick Lopez

Security/Receptionist
FAME Corporations

Kevin Knighton

Security/Receptionist
FAME Corporations

Sivia Aguilar

Housekeeping Technician Lead
FAME Corporations

Jequeline Hernandez

Housekeeping Technician
FAME Corporations

Ana Guzman

Housekeeping Technician
FAME Corporations